Bamboo, paper, clay, porcelain, copper, silver, silk: every month three international designers use Chinese traditional materials to create contemporary objects.
From Yuhang Rong Design Library is a project by PINWU Design Studio and Yuhang Government in Hangzhou, China.
It focuses on Chinese traditional handcraft research and each material disconstructed from the craft. The Library offers designers Chinese traditional materials such as bamboo, paper, clay, porcelain, copper, silver, silk, etc. Remains of ancient Chinese folk culture are still to be found, hidden in villages. The Library invites three international designers to join the workshop and use these traditional materials in contemporary design.